2008 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum

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Vega Sicilia is the maker of this 2008 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum ($433.38), a red wine from the region of Ribera del Duero with a blend based on merlot, malbec, cabernet sauvignon, tinto fino and tempranillo of 2008 and shows an alcoholic content of 14,5%. The 2008 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum is the ideal red to combine with hard cheese and dry cheese. Uvinum users evaluate this red wine with 4,2 out of 5 points and also has the following ratings: robert parker: 94 and peñín: 94.
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Curiously the vines have a north-facing orientation in spite of the usual canons of southern alignment. The grapes of 'Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año' which are born in the higher areas which are ranging from the road to the mountain pine, are definitely amongst the best ones.

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2008 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum (Tempranillo, Tinto Fino, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Merlot)

TASTING NOTES:
- View: Garnet cherry color with orange trim
- Nose: intense and complex, typical characteristics of red wine, bouquet of matured red and black fruits, followed by a balsamic, toasted, cured aroma, full of species. by an aroma of balsamic vinegar, species
- Taste: It has a more full bodied structure than the Vega Sicilia Unico but with the complexity of a vinous-fruity association.

DESIGNATION OF ORIGIN: Ribera del Duero
VINEYARD: Bodegas Vega Sicilia
GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Merlot, Tempranillo, Tinto Fino

PREPARATION: This wine has gone through 25 months of aging in French and American oak.

PAIRING: dishes of big and small game, stews and cheeses
TEMPERATURE: 16
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14.5%

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Vega Sicilia winery is probably the most recognized Spanish wine-growing estate on international level. It was founded by Eloy Lecanda in 1864. During its nearly 150 years of history, the owners of the winery changed but the wines always have kept their personality: concentrated, genres and...

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Posted on at 13.11

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena Magnum 2008

Reserve Red Wine Ribera del Duero (Spain) produced by Bodegas Vega Sicilia winery with grapes Tempranillo. Its combination with adequate food would be more stews, roasts, grilled meat and game birds and ground. You can drink in perfect conditions from now until 2033. We recommend decanting. It...
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Posted on at 20.05

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Magnum 2008

The matches quite good with game meats. I opened this 2008 with a friend.
The reddish brown edges were not very nice. Definitely the wrong colour, although it was an acceptable wine. Aromas of...
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Posted on at 16.06

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2008

TASTING NOTES OF 2008 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum:
- View: burgundy red, ruby ​​rim.
- Nose: balsamic, like menthol, thyme, lavender, typical understory.
- Mouth: fine and elegant attack,...
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Posted on at 15.41

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2008

TASTING NOTES:
- View: 2008 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Magnum shows a cherry color, garnet rim.
- Nose: creamy oak, sweet spices, cocoa bean, mineral, ripe fruit.
- Palate: It is rich, flavourful,...
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Posted on at 05.36

3.5/5

It is striking

Posted on at 04.42

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2008

Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon - Tempranillo

Alcohol: 14, 0
State: Spain
Contents: 1, 50 l
The property was once known as "Pagos de la Vega de Santa Cecilia", then become Vega Sicilia. It is located...
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Posted on at 13.42

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2008

- Shiny Bordeaux red with ruby ​​tints
- On the nose, dense growing fruity flavors not quite as mature and powerful as in much more opulent vintages, but elegant, with fine balsamic hints of mint,...
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Posted on at 11.28

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena Magnum 2008

Bodegas Vega Sicilia belongs to the absolute top ten of the wine world and has long icon wine country of Spain. The Valbuena will be five years after starting on barrels and rests in the bottle on...
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Posted on at 05.12

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2008

It is the international reference when talking of a Spanish wine, so it is the most historic house in international wine auctions.
Every year is exhausted. A great product with a less excellent...
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Posted on at 04.49

4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Magnum 2008

Intense and brilliant red ruby. The nose is very complex aromas of red and black fruits, spicy, roasted and smoky. The mouth is a red wine with character and complexity. Long and very pleasant finish.
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2013

Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

4/5

It is a purchase I made in the neighborhood's gourmet shop.
Red wine with violet reflections. Fantastic berry aromas. Very light and pleasant wine in the mouth.
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Lauren Scott
Lauren Scott

4/5

Valbuena Reserva Magnum 2013
Burgundy colour. Toasted and smoky aromas.Reminded me of burned wood and it was a pleasant taste.
Best drink paired.
I drank this Valbuena Reserva Magnum once with my coworkers.
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2012

Paul Wing
Paul Wing

4/5

Valbuena Reserva Magnum 2012
I had it at some good friends house.
Ripe cherry colour, medium opacity. Strong aromas of oak and cedar. I noticed a smoky flavour.
It is better not to pair this Tinto Fino with food, as otherwise...
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum 2011

Edward Collins
Edward Collins

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF 2011 Vega Sicilia Valbuena Magnum:
- View: cherry with garnet edge.
- Nose: smoky, ripe fruit, sweet spices, cocoa bean. tasty, ripe fruit, toasty, long.
- Mouth: flavourful,...
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Parker Lilian
Parker Lilian

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF 2011 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año Magnum:
- View: Cherry garnet with orange trim.
- Nose: Ripe red fruit Matiz.
- Mouth: Complex and well structured, with fruity notes....
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